The Steam Winter Sale. Pride of the PC master race and devourer of free time. It is something that I am acutely familiar with, however since I have always been a console fanboy my whole life I had always been sitting on the wayside while my friends filled up their libraries with the past years [...]
Breath of the Wild – It’s finally here!
What makes Zelda, Zelda
No one wants to see their work go stale and the good folks over at Nintendo are no exception to that. The team working on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has publicly stated that the newest entry into the franchise will rethink the conventions of Zelda. As a lifelong fan of Zelda, [...]
Where’s The Love For Final Fantasy XII?
Last month marked the 10 year anniversary of Final Fantasy XII, one of the last games ever released for the Playstation 2. Upon it's release, it received multiple game of the year awards and became the 6th best selling PS2 game in 2006. That being said, it was a game that [...]
Dark Souls 3: What’s Old Is New Again
Praise the sun! Dark Souls is back in all of it's ass-kicking, hope stomping fury. It released last night at midnight and since then thousands of players have already fallen before the games brutal onslaught of beasts and baddies. This is (supposedly) the final game in the series for developer From [...]
It’s All Fun and Games Until Someone Kills The Dog Companion
Dogs are awesome. Big dogs, small dogs, fast dogs, lazy dogs, they are all just pretty great. Obviously, I'm a dog guy. I have two of them and although at times they drive me absolutely batshit crazy, at the end of the day I have no regrets. They make me happy [...]
Crash Bandicoot: The Return
Our boy is coming back Playstation fanboys rejoice, it looks like after all these years, we may be getting our boy back. Over the last few weeks there have been multiple signs that point to a possible return of the original Playstation mascot: Crash Bandicoot. I for one, think it's ABOUT DAMN [...]
Why Does Dark Souls Hurt So Good?
Dark Souls was the first game to ever give me nightmares. It wasn't because the game was scary it was because I thought the game was actually killing me. It was slowly draining me of all will to live. It was taking it's time and savoring every time my avatar's body [...]
Ark: Survival Evolved is the Game My Inner Child Has Been Waiting For
So let me start this post by saying this, I freakin love dinosaurs. Always have, always will. I was that "dinosaur" kid as a child, the one that I feel every group has that no matter what game is being played chooses to be the dinosaur. Cops and robbers, I was [...]
Can The Last Guardian Live Up To The Hype?
The Last Guardian Liiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiives!!!! So I touched on this in my previous post last night but it is worth just taking a moment to say again. The Last Guardian is still alive, it is playable, and it is going to be released while I'm still young enough to hold a controller. Wow. I have to [...]